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The North Coast State Forest Coalition supports conservation areas on Oregon state forests and balanced forest management. We are...
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Blog, State Forests

Homesteader: 1890 – 2016

Northwest Oregon’s state-owned forests are comprised of less than .01% old growth, a stunning number that indicates their fraught history of devastating fires and aggressive logging. A notable forest parcel in the Clatsop State Forest, known as “Homesteader,” contained trees upwards…

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Linn County has filed a disruptive lawsuit that seeks to turn Oregon’s state forests into industrial style tree farms. Stand up for balanced management and all of the things we love about forests—recreation, clean water, wildlife, abundant fish runs, solitude! Use #ForestLegacy on social…

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